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Meaning of inhabit by Wiktionary Dictionary

inhabit


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    Pronunciation

    • Rhymes: -æbɪt

    Etymology

    From Old French enhabiter, from Latin inhabitare ( in + habitare )

    Verb

    inhabit ( third-person singular simple present inhabits present participle inhabiting, simple past and past participle inhabited )

    1. ( transitive ) To live or reside in some place
    2. ( transitive ) To be present in or fill some place

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Explanation of inhabit by Wordnet Dictionary

inhabit


    Verb
    1. inhabit or live in

    2. The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted
    3. be present in

    4. sweet memories inhabit this house
    5. exist or be situated within

    6. Strange notions inhabited her mind